Career Programs - Overview

Dental Assisting

dental assistant checking teeth

What this program teaches:

  • Infection Control

  • Radiography

  • Chair-side Assisting

  • Lab experience is taught on site

  • Dental Laboratory Procedures

  • Methods and Materials Utilized in Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment of Periodontal and Other Dental Diseases

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Electrical Technologies

electrician checking lines

What this program teaches:

  • Electrical Safety

  • Electrical Theory

  • Introduction to the National Electric Code

  • Residential Electrical Services

  • Electrical Test Equipment

  • Control Systems and Fundamental Concepts

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HVAC/R

HVAC technician working on air conditioning unit

What this program teaches:

  • HVAC safety

  • Heating and air conditioning installation

  • Diagnostic

    service procedures

  • Basic electricity

  • Fuels, controls, proper venting, soldering, and sheet metal

    duct work

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Industrial Maintenance Technician

person working on pipes

What this program teaches:

  • Measuring Instruments

  • Hand and Power Tools

  • Print Reading

  • Processes and Materials

  • Quality Awareness

  • Fasteners, Torque, Assembly

  • Welding Virtual

  • Electrical (Basics, Residential and Commercial)

  • Machining (Milling Machine, Lathe, Surface Grinding)

  • Facility Repair (Plumbing and Pipe Fitting)

  • Building Maintenance

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Medical Assisting

person taking blood pressure

What this program teaches:

  • Prepare patients for examinations

  • Assist in clinical or patient care procedures

  • Perform patient education

  • Perform supervisory tasks

  • Entry-level medical billing and coding

  • Perform blood draws

  • Administer medications

  • Perform Electrocardiogram

  • Maintain medical records

  • Insurance claims

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Office Technologies

person working at computer

Shared Courses: General or Medical Office

  • Microsoft Word 365 2019

  • Microsoft Excel 365 2019

  • Windows 10

  • Practical Math

  • Principles of Office Management

General Office Concentration Courses:

  • Business Communications

  • Microsoft PowerPoint

  • Microsoft Access

  • Outlook

  • Quickbooks

Medical Office Concentration Courses:

  • Health Insurance

  • Terminology/Anatomy

  • Medical Billing/Coding

  • Electronic Health Records

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Phlebotomy Technology

person having blood drawn

What this program teaches:

  • Basic Anatomy/Physiology

  • Blood Physiology

  • Skin Puncture Techniques

  • Venipuncture

  • Venous Specimen Collection & Handling

  • Clinical Procedures

  • 4-Blood Draw Procedures

  • Specimen Collections

  • Safety and Sanitary Procedures

  • Medical Terminology

  • Infection Control

  • Vital Signs

  • HIPAA Standards

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Plumbing Technologies

sink pipe being wrenched

What this program teaches:

  • Introduction to the Plumbing Profession

  • Plumbing Safety

  • Tools of the Plumbing Trade

  • Introduction to Plumbing Fixtures

  • Introduction to Drain, Waste, and Vent (DWV) Systems

  • Introduction to Water Distribution Systems

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Welding Technology

person welding

What this program teaches:

  • Welding fundamentals and safety

  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)

  • Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)

  • Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW)

  • Gas cutting, soldering and brazing

  • Metal fabrication

  • Project building

  • Weld print reading

  • Welding symbols

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